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Lord Howe

NSW

Lording it up in paradise

Connect with family instead, writes Sally Webb.

NSW

Cling of the Mountain

Louise Southerden walks on the wild side of Lord Howe Island.

Australia

'The most perfect place in the world' belongs to Australia

Lord Howe Island

Robert Upe meets the young American who has visited every country in the world, who says that true paradise can be found in Australia.

Lord Howe Island

I do, I do, all over again

Few guests, fewer cars and a general state of perfection: little has changed at this Pacific idyll, writes Susan Wyndham.

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Special features

Australia

Luxury location, bargain price: our most spectacular holiday locations for a pittance

Spectacular locations

Ute Junker Some of the most spectacular holiday spots in Australia can be experienced in luxury ... or for peanuts.

Photo galleries

Splurge or save at Australia's most spectacular spots

Spectacular locations

Some of Australia's most incredible holiday destinations can be experienced in top-shelf, expensive luxury ... or you can do them on the cheap for a pittance.

Ten top Australian islands

Wilson Island

Australia - the world's biggest island - is surrounding by 8222 smaller ones. That's a lot of islands to choose from. Here are ten of the best.

Map of Lord Howe

Travel News

Why some flights are safer than others

Delta Air Lines jet OK

4:45pm | Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe step aboard an plane. But not all flights are equally safe.

Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

1:38pm | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

Two new hotels at Brisbane Airport

CAMERON ATFIELD 4:10pm | Pullman and Ibis hotels to be built by November at cost of $150m.

Boozy with bad diets but foreigners love the British, study says

12:32pm | Despite a passion for binge-drinking and lousy food, Britain was named the second most attractive country along with Australia, according to a survey.

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